Learn more about ICD-10

Legacy Health physicians and providers began using ICD-10 terms and documentation standards in April 2014. Implementation of ICD-10 has been delayed until October 1, 2015.


FAQs, articles, presentations

Perception vs. Reality: Physicians and ICD-10, by Coalition for ICD-10, March 19, 2015. A white paper that addresses some of the perceptions about ICD-10.

ICD-10: The Tale Wagging the Dog by Joseph C. Nichols, M.D. Does anyone remember the underlying goal of ICD-10? This white paper describes the reasons as we transform into a new data driven healthcare environment.

Misperceptions, Misinformation, and Misrepresentations: The ICD-10-CM/PCS Saga by Richard F. Averill and Rhonda Butler

Contingency Planning by Joseph C. Nichols, M.D. Managing risks such as claims are not paid, or payment is not received; data is unreliable; operations are slowed; compliance requirements are not met; predicability is lost.

ICD-10 Physician Impacts by Joseph C. Nichols, M.D.

ICD-10 Advantages to Providers: Looking beyond the isolated patient provider encounter by Joseph C. Nichols, M.D.


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